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Transportation Design Engineer at GHD

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Location: San Luis Obispo, California

Job Description:
GHD is one of the world's leading professional services companies operating in the global markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation. Privately owned by our people, GHD provides engineering, environmental and construction services to private and public sector clients across five continents and the Pacific region. Focused on creating lasting community benefit, our connected global network of 10,000 people delivers projects with high standards of safety, quality and ethics. Committed to sustainable development, GHD improves the physical, natural and social environments of the many communities in which we operate.

If you are ready to transform your job into a rewarding career, GHD has a place for you. With an impressive client base, challenging work and a supportive culture, we will inspire you to reach your true potential.

We are seeking a talented Transportation Design Engineer in our San Luis Obispo, California office for our transportation services team. This is an opportunity to leverage your local knowledge and be involved in challenging projects that will offer an opportunity to provide technical solutions.

Qualified candidates will be responsible for independently evaluating, selecting, and applying standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications. Assignments have clear and specified objectives and require the investigation of a limited number of variables. We offer a professional, friendly and collaborative work environment based on our core values of Safety, Teamwork, Respect and Integrity. We also provide professional development through the GHD Business School.

Responsibilities include:
  • Receive instructions on specific assignment objectives, complex features, and possible solutions.
  • Assistance is furnished on unusual problems and is reviewed for application of sound professional judgment
  • Perform work which involves conventional types of plans, investigations, reports and analyses with relatively few complex features for which there are precedents
  • Complete transportation planning and/or design projects in conformance with company Procedures Manual and Agency Standards May be assisted by engineers or technicians and aid in the direction of work on larger projects
  • May be responsible for all phases of smaller revenue-producing projects
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil or Environmental Engineering or a related degree - OSHA training a plus
  • Professional Registration is required for the position but may be waived with significant project design experience.
  • Proficient in Traffic Modeling, Simulation and Analysis software and/or proficiency in AutoCAD design software is required
  • A minimum of 3-4 years of Engineering or related work experience
As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or veteran status.

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